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1 A.M.Sullivan Tim Murphy Morgan Rifleman and Other Ballads Inscribed By the Author Hardcover
New York The Declan X . McMullen Company 1947 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Very Good Mylared Howard S. Zoll Signed
New York: The Declan X . McMullen Company, 1947. Book. Illus. by Howard S. Zoll. Near Fine. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine First Edition Hardcover with Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Near Very Good. One two inch jacket chip and a few small chips at edges but bright in mylar protected jacket. Wonderful collection of researched ballads about the famous Irish American Rifleman who was the hero of the 'Mohawk Valley' Battle of Saratoga, and the Old Stone Fort, and Cherry Valley in Revolutionary war New York. Also Interesting Arthurian poetry pages. "who rode for the Holy Grail; Greater then Galahad"' and poetry about 'tarnished Guinevere'. Also 9 or 10 pages of excellent notes on Rev war in Mohawk Valley, b/w illus. Signed and inscribed by the author. to S.P. Moore B/W drawings Map endpapers Rare Wonderful. NOT a library book. Since 1977 wrapping first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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2 Alan Cunningham The Poetical Works Of Robert Burns Huge 1920 Hardcover
Philadelphia Porter & Coates 1920 First Thus Hardcover Fair+ 
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1920. Book. Fair+. Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Original Massive 635pp leather bound volume of Robert Burns poetry, ballads. Frontis Full Page Steel etching of a beautiful woman. Chips and wear to leather binding. Front cover detached but present. Read cover shaky, but intact and still a good huge old working reading copy with a comprehensive selection. Wonderful and a good deal just for the full page steel etching. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Alice Berta Gomme The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, And Ireland Volume I
New York Dover 1964 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: Dover, 1964. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback First Thus.1964 Very Good Clean Pages Book Plate from Musicians Collection Vol 1 of this classic Folklore study. Games kids songs, ballads meanings NOT a library copy.. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 Anne Chambers Ireland's Pirate Queen: The True Story of Grace O'Malley, 1530-1603
MJF Books 2007 1567318584 / 9781567318586 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Near Fine Clean 205 pp. Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Price Intact NOT a library copy First Thus. Wolfhound published the first Irish edition of the wildly successful history of Grace O' Malley or more accurately The White Seahorse 'Granuaile' Clan leader and Irish sea captain. Her castle in Clew bay stands todays as do her people. This second edition is better than the first as it is revised and better yet added ballads, songs and poems and historical additions added! Spectacular photos. Great condition book and jacket. Three Geese in Flight Irish Books since 1977 wrapped first in brown paper to protect your jacket Dust jacket present. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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5 Aurelio M.Espinosa J. Manuel Espinosa The Folklore Of Spain In The Southwest Traditional Spanish Folk Literature In Northern New Mexico And Southern Colorado Hardcover
U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1985 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1985. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both. Not price clipped NOT a library book. Handsome volume. The best collection of genuine Hispanic lore. Dual language. Spanish ballads, folk tales, Spanish with English translations, many b/w Church architecture photos, Santos comprehensive and academic. Clean pages a one volume library initself. We pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Australian Ballads Bandicoot Ballads Numbers 9-16 Australian Songs Original 1958 Edition
Australia Rams Skull Press 1958 First Editon Paperback Very Good 
Australia: Rams Skull Press, 1958. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Editon. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Original 1958 Large Card Stock folder with individual Australian folksong broadsides in the inside folder. Each has a original b/w drawn illustration and each has words and musical notation No date C.1958. Australian cowboy and wild bull on cover. Damaged corner of the outer binding. Top left corner has two creases and a small tear else Good. Inside Very Good+ No writing on music pages, clean very good and complete NOT a library book. Clean cover and pages.. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Brian O' Rourke Pale Rainbow An Dubh Ina Bhan Gaelic Folksongs with English Translations Hardcover
Ireland Irish Academic Press 1990 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Ireland: Irish Academic Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. Gaelic Songs with Music notation that melt the heart like golden butter. Gaelic- English translation, commentary. Here in Great shape . Clean NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.20 USD
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Selections From Scottish Canadian Poets, Dr. Daniel Clark
8 Dr. Daniel Clark Selections From Scottish Canadian Poets
Toronto The Caledonian Society Of Toronto 1900 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Very Good Original 1909 Hardcover First Canadian Edition of Selections From Scottish Canadian Poets Handsome Green Hardcover published and printed in Canada. Collectible rare NOT a library copy. Victorian floral end papers. NO writing in 313 pp. text. Only signature on top of end paper from 1923 Very light rubs on board edges more on the rear board edge. Spine bumped a drop free of chips, gilt title on spine small letters. Handsome Gilt knot and title layout design on front cover. B/W Photos and biographies of each Scottish Canadian poet before their work. Includes Scottish Canadian woman poets! Really wonderful work some ballads and folk collecting as well Binding tight. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian books since 1977. We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect your cover First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Duncan Glen The Poetry of the Scots An Introduction and Bibliographical Guide to Poetry in Gaelic,Scots,Latin and English
Scotland Edinburgh University Press 1991 0748602976 / 9780748602971 First Scottish Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 1991. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Clean Hardcover and Dust Jacket First Scottish Edition. Fine study for academics, folk music lovers, or book collecting Scottish and Scottish Gaelic studies. Scottish poetry, ballads, Gaelic song collections, all aspects of Scottish poetry and music. Great reference work. Excellent condition as well.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.08 USD
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10 E.K.Chambers English Literature At The Close Of The Middle Ages Hardcover
England Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1976 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
England: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket.price clipped Pages clean NOT a library book and here with Dust Jacket a few small tears and shelf wear. Here is the literature during the age of Malory. Classic excellent study Morte Arthur, Gawain Ballads, Late Medieval Drama, The Carol, English Merlin by this famous Arthurian scholar. Uncommon with jacket. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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11 Edited Richard M. Dorson Folklore and Folklife An Introduction
U.S.A. University of Chicago Press 1973 0226158705 / 9780226158709 Second American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Clean Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Small chips at the head of the jacket else very good and NOT a library book. No writing inside bright in it's mylar jacket. Tight binding Anthology of all aspects of collecting and studying British, Irish Scottish and North American folklore. From American folksong to cataloging riddles, recording traditional music and food folklore. Comprehensive and academic yet thoroughly enjoyable read. B/W.Illus . Dust jacket present. 
Price: 13.66 USD
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12 Editors Down By The Glenside Songs and Ballads Walton Songs Book 6
Ireland Walton 1966 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 
Ireland: Walton, 1966. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. First Irish edition Original Irish Published Anthology of 55 Irish Rebel and Love Ballads. Clean pages a little shelf rubbing. Tight NOT a library copy. Lyrics and titles. Here are songs that kept the spirit up of a noble people long oppressed but still gracious as here in song. "Brennan on The Moor" made famous here in America by the Clancy Brothers. "Rody McCorley" by the poet Ethna Carberry. "The Manchester Martyrs" Many more. No writing No underlines. First Edition. 
Price: 26.68 USD
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13 Edward D.Snyder The Celtic Revival in English Literature
U.S.A. Peter Smith 1965 First Thus Hardcover Good+ None as Issued 
U.S.A.: Peter Smith, 1965. Book. Good Hardcover. First Thus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First 1965 Hardcover Reprint Edition of the 1923 Edition, on the Celtic 18th century revival of Lewis Morris, Scottish ballads, many more.There is a long six inch vertical discoloration stain along the edge of the front cover.Otherwise the spine and, back cover and rest of front cover excellent.Internally unaffected. Inside Fine. The book internally is not in any way impacted by this. Except for the discoloration stain on part of the front cover the book is in excellent condition The Druidical bibliography is alone is worth the price of admission! First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Edward D.Snyder The Celtic Revival in English Literature 1760-1800 Hardcover
Gloucester Peter Smith 1965 First Thus Hardcover Very Good None Issued 
Gloucester: Peter Smith, 1965. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover reprint edition published by Harvard University Press. Excellent study of the Celtic revival."James Macpherson,Evan Evans, Lewis Morris, Scottish ballad collecting, much more. The bibliography is alone is worth the price of admission.208pp. Great condition.NOT a library copy. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Erik Dal Edited Translated Henry Meyer Danish Ballads and Folk Songs Hardcover Woodcuts Marcel Rasmussen
New York Copenhagen and New York: The American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1967 1967 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust Jacket 
New York: Copenhagen and New York: The American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1967, 1967. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover First American Edition . B/W Traditional Woodcuts Marcel Rasmussen. Fine Collection of Traditional Ballads from Denmark and Norse sources translated into English. With some original Danish As Well! Songs of Elves, Trolls and historical romance, sagas, love songs, notes indexes, Medieval fragments. Rune verse. Sources and dates! NOT a library copy. This is handsome book really excellent clean condition. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Eva March Tappan Fanny Y.Cory Old Ballads In Prose Illustrated By Fanny Y.Cory
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1901 First American Edition Hardcover Near Very Good No Dust Jacket 
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1901. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover 228pp. Except for light shelf wear this tight old 1901 First Edition classic of Medieval Robin Hood ballads retold in prose short stories.Little John, Will scarlet Wonderful romantic line drawing illustrations as well.Clean inside and tight binding. 34 years with open book shop. Where you dont have to guess what your getting.. First Edition. 
Price: 21.31 USD
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17 F.Marian McNeill The Scots Cellar Hardcover
Scotland Richard Patterson 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good None 
Scotland: Richard Patterson, 1956. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy. No writing in book. No underlines No Jacket. Except for a touch of soiling on cover this excellent folklore study of Scottish whiskey and it's culture is in great clean tight shape, Wonderful like single malt..Great Folklore and Spirituality in the drinking of the Scottish Celts. Hardcover edition in excellent clean condition. First Edition. 
Price: 26.68 USD
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18 Francis B.Gummere Old English Ballads Original 1889 Hardcover
Boston Ginn & Company 1899 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Boston: Ginn & Company, 1899. Book. Very Good+. Cloth. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Original 1899 Hardcover in Very Good+ Clean Condition No Jacket Issued By Publisher. Early American classic of the English Ballad tradition by a student of Francis Child. In here are "Thomas Rymer" "Sir Patrick Spens", Fairport Convention's "Tam Lin" Great song of Faerie "Lord Randal" "Robin Hood", many more. Great condition. NOT a library book too. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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19 Gutch Mrs Edited And Collected County Folklore Vol. II. Examples Of Printed Folklore Concerning The North Riding Of Yorkshire York And The Ainsty Original 1901 Hardcover
England Publications of the folk-Lore Society 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
England: Publications of the folk-Lore Society, 1901. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Handsome Original 1901 Gold Embossed Salmon or Brown Colored Vol.II of County Folk-Lore Series. Hardcover Folklore of Yorkshire and the North Riding on Ghosts, the Evil Eye, Exorcisms, Well lore, Fairies, Witches, Fairies, Divination, Wild Hunt, Christmas, Seasonal festivals. Fairy trees York Ballads Important classic collection Handsomely bound in the folklore Societies Gilt embossed binding. No Writing. No underlines. Clean pages. Remains from removed front end paper book plate and typical paper gutter splitting else binding tight and book really handsome condition. No writing or underlines NO Spine numbers. NO library markings except removed book plate. Gilt title lettering. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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20 Harold W.Thompson Body Boots & Britches Original 1939 Edition
U. S. A. Lippincott 1939 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good None 
U. S. A.: Lippincott, 1939. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover Original First American Edition Linen bound Hardcover, Very Good+ NOT a library book, NO writing. Collection of New York Folklore, ghosts, werewolves, sacred rocks, native American witches, German and Dutch witches, pirate treasure sites, cave lore, ballads, Revolutionary war heroes and battles of New York state, Johnny Darling tales, Timothy Murphy and his double barrel gun, Captain Kidd, the Headless Horsemen much more Very good, tight and clean.530pp. Written by a master storyteller and scholar. Very important masterful collection of American regional folklore on par with Scottish and English Collections of Campbell. Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. 
Price: 27.32 USD
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21 J.Fairfax Blakeborough Legends Of Highwaymen and Others
Great Britain Stokes, 1924 1st.U.S.Edition Hardcover Good+ Wyndham Payne 
Great Britain: Stokes,, 1924. Book. Illus. by Wyndham Payne. Good+. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Good+ Yellow Hardcover Tight Binding No Jacket. Light Ex-lib No numbers or No back pocket. No writing or underlines. Anthology of folklore collection of British, Irish, American highway men! Ballads as well among the crossroads of England!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.42 USD
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22 James J.Wilhelm The Romance of Arthur An Anthology Of Arthur An Anthology Of Medieval Texts In Translation New Expanded Edition
U.S.A. Garland 1994 First Thus Paperback Acceptable 
U.S.A.: Garland, 1994. Book. Acceptable. Trade Paperback. First Thus. Fair+- Trade Paperback Good working copy of a fantastic anthology of primary Arthurian texts translated into English. The earliest Welsh Arthurian story the way Arthur most likely really was like despite witches being split in half with bubbling blood. Also Latin texts from Nennius on early history Spanish Tristan ballads, Medieval Sr Gawain and Green knight. Malory 'Death of Arthur. Sections of the Prose Merlin which is rare. More! So much primary material in easy readable texts. Much writing ind underlines in the book and shelf wear. Pages tight. Working copy only! Good price.. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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23 James Maidment Edited Edmund Goldsmid Revised A North Countrie Garland Bibliotheca Curiosa Edited By James Maidment Original Privately Printed Edition 1891 Edinburgh
Edinburgh Privately Printed 1891 First Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good+ None as Issued 
Edinburgh: Privately Printed, 1891. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First Limited Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Original 1891 Privately Printed Limited Edition Hardcover Edinburgh NOT a library copy.Limited to 275 copies this had been rebound in quarter leather and blue boards. Gilt titling on spine. Internally very good and clean. Slight rubbing on the spine leather and some fading on the blue boards but nice clean copy with a nice tight binding.Wonderful Scottish ballads with a historical introduction with the songs. Since 1977 selling Celtic books we wrap old school first in craft paper. First Edition. 
Price: 41.40 USD
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24 James N. Healy The Songs of Percy French
Dublin Mercier Press January 1997 0853426953 / 9780853426950 Paperback Good+ 
Ireland: Mercier, 1983. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. Third Irish Edition. Filled with Irish songs,lyrics,musical notation and b/w drawings by this wonderful Irish artist. Clean pages a little shelf wear, else solid and good.Includes the rebel satire song Ned Flaherty's Drake which is performed by the Clancy Brothers!.NOT a library copy 
Price: 19.00 USD
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25 John Buchan Sir Walter Scott Hardcover
U.S.A A.L.Burt Company 1932 First Thus Hardcover Very Good None 
U.S.A: A.L.Burt Company, 1932. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover Very Good First Thus. Good bibliography, tight clean shape. NOT a library copy. Great biography by equally great writer. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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26 John C.McGee Irish Songs of Love and War Signed and Inscribed
U.S.A. The Irish Book Service 1976 1st Edition Paperback Very Good Signed
U.S.A.: The Irish Book Service, 1976. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Signed and Inscribed By the Author. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Clean Very Good+ Green Card Stock Covers.Paperback First American Edition. Collection of Irish songs, poems and Gaelic ballads. Inscribed and signed by the Irish author. Introductions give historical and social background. Interesting product of Irish American publishing. Great songs and ballads gathered by author. First Edition. 
Price: 12.02 USD
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Highland Songs Of The Forty-Five, John Lorne Campbell Edited
27 John Lorne Campbell Edited Highland Songs Of The Forty-Five
Scotland The Scottish Gaelic Text Society 1984 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Scotland: The Scottish Gaelic Text Society, 1984. Book. Fine Hardcover. and Near Fine Dust Jacket Condition Highland Songs Of the Forty Five and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Original Hardcover Second Revised Edition History. Text. Songs. Music Notation. Fold Out Map of Scotland. These songs could be heard as the Highlanders charged a red line of muskets! Some of these songs were sung in recent times as well by the Scottish folk group The Corries. Here is the source. Scottish Gaelic one side English translation facing page. Beautiful Celtic design beginning each page. Clean. NOT a library copy. Beautiful! Three Geese In Flight 40 years offering Celtic Studies from America the Land to the West. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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28 John S. Farmer Musa Pedestris Three Centuries Of Canting Songs And Slang Rhymes (1536-1896) Original 1896 Edition
England Privately Printed for Subscribers 1896 First Editon Hardcover Good- 
England: Privately Printed for Subscribers, 1896. Book. Good-. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1896 Hardcover 'Musa Pedestris', This Was English Seventeenth century slang, poetry, rhymes' Good- Original cover detached but present. Rear cover loose. Spine flaking. Inner text binding itself tight Pages clean free of writing. NOT a library book. internally clean. pages free of marks, working original 1896 copy. Rare in this original 'for subscription' only copy! Problems but great price for reading or rebinding.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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29 Jonathan Wylie and David Margolin The Ring Of Dancers Images Of Faroese Culture Hardcover
U. S. A. Univ of Pennsylvania, 1981 081227783X / 9780812277838 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Near Very Good 
U. S. A.: Univ of Pennsylvania,, 1981. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover and Near Very Good Dust Jacket. Excellent study into the culture, language, whale hunts of this Norse island of ancient Pictish ancestry. Illustrated by b/w Illus. of folk life around a hearth. Stories, dance seafaring. Dust jacket one cover chip about an inch at bottom of cover and sun fading. Hardcover fine clean NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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30 Karen Ralls-MacLeod Music and the Celtic Otherworld: From Ireland to Iona Hardcover
U.S.A. St. Martins 2000 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: St. Martins, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy. Excellent journey into the Celtic mythological world of the Sidhe folk and the music you are likely to encounter. It's greatest strength is the excellent primary sources offered in translation of Irish and Scottish Gaelic from the Medieval Manuscripts to the ballads and oral stories of the near modern such as the Munster poets 'Oisin in Tir-na-Og'. Very collectible in hardcover particularly so in this Like New condition. We pack our Celtic and Arthurian books with care since 1977 . Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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